Portuguese: A Linguistic Introduction

Portuguese: A Linguistic Introduction

by Milton M. Azevedo
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521801265

ISBN-13: 9780521801263

Pub. Date: 05/28/2015

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Assuming very little prior knowledge of linguistic terminology, Portuguese: A Linguistic Introduction is designed to help intermediate and advanced students of Portuguese understand how the language functions at all levels, and to give students of linguistics a useful starting point for work on the structure of Portuguese. Keeping formalism to a minimum, it focuses on…  See more details below

Overview

Assuming very little prior knowledge of linguistic terminology, Portuguese: A Linguistic Introduction is designed to help intermediate and advanced students of Portuguese understand how the language functions at all levels, and to give students of linguistics a useful starting point for work on the structure of Portuguese. Keeping formalism to a minimum, it focuses on presenting the linguistic facts in a systematic way, providing a useful global overview of the Portuguese language and its surrounding issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521801263
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2015
Edition description:
Bilingual
Pages:
354
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.98(d)

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Table of Contents

1The Portuguese language in the world5
2Sounds24
3Words55
4Sentences99
5Portuguese in time147
6The expansion of European Portuguese182
7Brazilian Portuguese211
8Sociolinguistic issues256

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